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EMT-B / Paramedic


Hurricane Harbor Rockford


Cherry Valley , Illinois




Public Safety

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

In-Park Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide emergency and non-emergency medical care to team members and guests in accordance with established protocols.

  • Triage patients when multiple calls or patients overwhelm available personnel; make appropriate determinations about dispositions and transports.

  • Perform drug and alcohol screens on team members in accordance with park policies.

  • Accurately and legibly complete required documentation.

  • Complete checks on bags, vehicles, and treatment areas before, during, and after each shift; restock supplies as necessary.

  • Answer calls for emergency assistance via telephone and radio.

  • Maintain a clean work area; perform basic cleaning of First Aid facilities (mop floors, vacuum carpets, empty trash cans, wipe down counters and beds.)

  • Complete safety ride audits safety inspections at direction of Safety Manager.

  • Maintain a professional relationship with guests and team members.

  • Attend all required training including Park Discovery and Department training sessions.

  • Adhere to all park labor policies pertaining to breaks taken, length of shift and types of work performed.

  • Team Member Expectations

    • Maintain proper grooming and uniform guidelines at all times.

    • Follow and enforce all park policies and procedures in a fair and consistent manner at all times.

    • Must have strong teamwork skills and the ability to work well with others.

    • Excellent communication skills to interact effectively with Guest, other Team Members, and leadership.

    • Ability to handle multiple projects, while paying close attention to details.

    • Use efficient time management to complete required tasks and projects.

  • Physical Requirements

    • Frequent standing, walking, sitting, and reaching.

    • Ability to lift and carry up to 80 lbs; ability to push and pull up to 150 lbs.

    • Occasional running, climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, bending, and crawling.

    • Ability to work in all weather conditions, including extreme cold and heat, as well as high levels of humidity and rain, occasionally for extended periods.

    • Ability to work occasionally in confined spaces and from high elevations.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 18 years old.

  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.

  • Must hold a current Illinois Department of Public Health (I.D.P.H) Emergency Medical Technician – Basic License; Wisconsin License or National Registry License must meet reciprocity requirements with I.D.P.H.

  • Must hold a current American Heart Association BLS for the Healthcare Provider CPR/AED certification.

  • Must possess a current and valid Driver’s License.

  • Must meet Region 1 system entry requirements through OSF St. Anthony Medical Center.

  • Strong written and verbal communications.

  • Knowledge of and ability to use all BLS equipment used in the park (pulse oximeter, glucometer, stair chair, etc).

  • Ability to handle moderate levels of stress related to high workload.

  • Safety awareness and general housekeeping.

  • Ability to be flexible and adapt to changes in working environment.

  • Available to work flexible hours including nights, weekends, and holidays.

  • Must be professional, self-motivated and have an enthusiastic attitude.

  • Must have strong teamwork skills and ability to work with others.

  • Must possess strong work ethic and the ability to multi task.